Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

Canlan Ice Sports

Canlan Ice Sports

6501 Sprott Street

Reason for taking the Pledge: Company is developing a Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy and this is a good fit.

  • Turn off lights when not in use
  • Turn off workplace electronics when not in use
  • Install ENERGY STAR® rated lighting and equipment
  • Optimize heating and cooling systems (21 Celsius when occupied 16 Celsius when unoccupied)
  • Switch from incandescent to CFL, HID or LED lighting
  • Encourage staff to use efficient rinsing techniques
  • Check all hoses, connectors, and faucets regularly for leaks
  • Don’t forget hidden water use costs, like energy for pumping, heating and cooling, chemical treatment, and damage and sewer expenses.
  • Provide refrigerated drinking water
  • Scrape dishes rather than rinsing them before washing
  • Encourage carpooling to company events and offsite meetings
  • Provide casual bicycle parking on-site for clients
  • Share trip planning tools – TransLink trip planner, Next Bus, Mobile Site/Apps, cycling route planner
  • Use webinars, video and teleconferencing
  • Set printers to ‘double sided’
  • Print only necessary documents
  • Send memos, quotes and invoices electronically
  • Minimize paper usage in meetings
  • Provide recycle stations at key locations
  • Set up a recycle station for items accepted through Return-it and Foam-only
  • Donate outdated electronics
  • Recycle hazardous waste
  • Purchase long life, re-fillable and re-usable products

Canlan Ice Sports